History Quiz / Died on this Day (September)

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DateNameDetails (year of death)
September 1Lewis' partner (1838)
September 2TV's Gilligan (2005)
September 3Founder of the Unification Church (2012)
September 4The Crocodile Hunter (2006)
September 5Albanian-Indian nun and missionary, now a saint (1997)
September 6Greatest Japanese filmmaker (1998)
September 7The Who drummer (1978)
September 8Nominated for an Oscar for her role as Carmen Jones (1965)
September 9Chairman of the Communist Party (1976)
September 10Played Jaws in the James Bond franchise (2014)
September 11Baltimore Colts quarterback, nicknamed 'The Golden Arm' (2002)
September 12Influential country singer, best known for Folsom Prison Blues (2003)
September 13Philadelphia Orchestra conductor who appeared in Disney's Fantasia (1977)
September 14Princess of Monaco (1982)
September 15Author of Look Homeward, Angel and You Can't Go Home Again (1938)
DateNameDetails (year of death)
September 16Author of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (2016)
September 17Vice President who resigned (1996)
September 18Guitarist famous for his Woodstock version of the Star-Spangled Banner (1970)
September 19Popcorn magnate known for appearing in his own TV commercials (1995)
September 20Leader of the mutiny on the HMS Bounty (1793)
September 21Fastest woman of all time, world record holder in 100m and 200m (1998)
September 22Yankees catcher known for his malapropisms (2015)
September 23Father of psychoanalysis (1939)
September 24Author of The Cat in the Hat (1991)
September 25Led Zeppelin drummer (1980)
September 26Founder of the first company to manufacture blue jeans (1902)
September 27Impressionist painter, known for painting dancers (1917)
September 28Astronomer; namesake of the most well-known space telescope (1953)
September 29Star of Some Like it Hot; father of Jamie Lee (2010)
September 30Father of Kourtney, Kim, Khloe and Rob (2003)

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